Feb 27 2020
Newton History Series - Black Tiger: The Opium Tra...

Newton History Series - Black Tiger: The Opium Tra...

Presented by Newton Free Library at Newton Free Library

Frederic Delano Grant, Jr., a Boston-based lawyer who holds a Ph.D. in history, will examine the legality, morality, economics and some lessons to be drawn from the international opium trade from 1700-1900 and more. Learn about the illegal distribution of opium in China by British and American merchants and meet colorful personalities in the trade, including some with ties to Newton. This program is cosponsored by Historic Newton.

Admission Info

Free Admission

Phone: 617-796-1410

Email: emeyers@minlib.net

Dates & Times

2020/02/27 - 2020/02/27

Location Info

Newton Free Library

330 Homer Street, Newton, MA 02459